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2013 Infiniti FX50 vs. 2014 Volkswagen Touareg Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen Touareg than in the Infiniti FX50, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Infiniti FX50 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Touareg.

Convenience
With the Volkswagen Touareg, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Infiniti FX50, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Infiniti FX50 is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Touareg. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Infiniti FX50 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Volkswagen Touareg.

Dimensions
The Infiniti FX50 is about the same width as the Volkswagen Touareg. When looking at overall length, the Infiniti FX50 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volkswagen Touareg.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Infiniti FX50 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volkswagen Touareg.

Handling
The Infiniti FX50 has a smaller turning radius than the Volkswagen Touareg, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Volkswagen Touareg is clearly the choice over the Infiniti FX50 for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Infiniti FX50 greatly out-muscles the Volkswagen Touareg.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Infiniti FX50 and the Volkswagen Touareg. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Infiniti FX50 as you will in the Volkswagen Touareg.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Infiniti FX50 than that of the Volkswagen Touareg.


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2013 Infiniti
FX50

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MSRP*: $61,500
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2014 Volkswagen
Touareg

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MSRP*: $44,570 - $61,435
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Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,750
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 14 17 - 20
Highway MPG: 20 23 - 29
Engine(s): V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $56,911 $42,386 - $58,424

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